Reading with your child


    Skills and Strategies to Focus On During Reading:

    These are just a few areas in which to help students with during guided reading...

    • tracking print left to right and word by word
    • one to one matching
    • using picture cues
    • applying letter and sound knowledge in context
    • activating prior knowledge
    • recognizing and reading sight words
    • predicting and inferring
    • attending to concepts of print (spacing, capitalization, punctuation)
    • retelling a story with sequence and story elements (characters, setting, beginning, middle, end)
    • self correcting